Sync Android/Samsung/iPhone/iPad to Samsung Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra

Summary: This article will be divided into five parts about how to transfer all data from Samsung/Android/iPhone/iPad/backup file to Samsung Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra. Please don’t miss it.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series, were released on the evening of February 9, 2022, including Galaxy Tab S8, Galaxy Tab S8+ and Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra. Galaxy Tab S8 series adopts the new generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen1 processor, which is the first processor adopting 4nm process. The CPU and GPU are 24% and 52% higher than the previous generation processor respectively, and both have built-in AKG four speakers and 13mp + 6MP ultra wide-angle rear camera. The performance and configuration are greatly improved compared with the previous generation tablet.

  1. In terms of appearance, Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra uses the design of banged screen because of its ultra-thin frame design. At the same time, it is equipped with 12MP + 12MP ultra wide-angle camera. The appearance value is slightly reduced, but the camera angle is wider. The Galaxy Tab S8 and Galaxy Tab S8+ still continue the design of the previous generation, integrate the front camera into the frame, and then match with the 12MP ultra wide-angle camera to achieve the effect of visual integration.
  2. In terms of unlocking method, Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ and Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra adopt the method of fingerprint under the FOD screen, which is a common unlocking method in many mobile phones now, and has a certain guarantee in terms of security, while Galaxy Tab S8 adopts the method of side fingerprint, which is more convenient and more beautiful when using the vertical screen.
  3. In terms of battery, Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra has also made greater changes. The large battery capacity of 11200mah further improves the continuous use time of the tablet, while Galaxy Tab S8+ and Galaxy Tab S8 still maintain the battery capacity of 10090mAh and 8000mAh. Although the sustainability is not as high as that of Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra, it can fully meet the daily needs!

As the annual work of Samsung, Galaxy Tab S8 series undoubtedly represents the highest level of tablet computers in the world. I believe you were impressed by its performance and configuration and chose it. Are you also looking for specific ways to transfer data from mobile phones, old tablets or even iPad to Galaxy Tab S8 series? Therefore, we summarize all the methods related to data migration and backup recovery as follows. Please refer to relevant contents according to your needs.

Part 1 Transfer All Data from Samsung/Android/iPhone/iPad to Samsung Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra

For whatever reason, you want to transfer data from an old Samsung Galaxy Tab or other mobile phone or iPhone/iPad to Samsung Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra. Here we recommend you to use Mobile Transfer, which will be a simple and efficient method.

Mobile Transfer is the world’s 1st data transfer and management software that allows you to directly transfer all data including photos, videos, notes, calendar, reminders, music, bookmarks, Safari history, Ringtone, Apps, documents and more from any Galaxy phone/Galaxy Tab/Android/iPhone/iPad to Samsung Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra in a click.


Step 1: Run Mobile Transfer, then choose “Phone to Phone Transfer” option and press “Start”.

Step 2: Use the USB cables to connect your old phone and Samsung Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra to the same computer. The program will automatically detect and analyze your devices soon.

Tip: If your device is connected but not recognized, please click “Cannot recognize the device?” option that is under the panel of the corresponding device, and follow the prompts on the screen to make your device detected.

Step 3: When your devices are recognized, all transferable files in the source device will be listed, select the files you want to transfer, and then click “Start Transfer” to start moving them to your Samsung Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra.

Part 2 Restore Data from Backup to Samsung Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra

We don’t know why you replaced the Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra, but some users replaced it because the original one was damaged or lost. If this is the case, then if you want to transfer the data from the old device to Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra, you only need to have a valid backup file.


Step 1: Run Mobile Transfer, then go to “Restore from Backups” and choose “MobileTrans” or any other item as you needs.

Tip: For the old iPhone/iPad user who have ever synced your data to iTunes or iCloud, you can directly choose “iTunes” or “iCloud” here.

Step 2: Connect your Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra to the computer via a USB cable. Then select a backup file from the list to go on.

Step 3: The program will detect your device soon and display all the restoreable files to you, please check those what you need and click on “Start Transfer” button to begin transmitting them to your Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra.

Part 3 Restore Data from Samsung Cloud to Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra

Samsung Cloud is developed by Samsung for its users to help Samsung users recover files accidentally deleted on their mobile phones or tablets. If you are an old Samsung user, and have ever backed up your data to Samsung Cloud, then you can follow the below steps to restore it from Samsung Cloud to Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra.

Note: Before using this method, please remember to sign in the Samsung Cloud account used to back up the old Samsung mobile phone data/tablet on the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra.

Step 1: Connect the Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra to the power supply and a stable wi-fi network.

Step 2: Enter the settings on the device, click “Account and Backup”, and then click “Backup and Restore”.

Step 3: Click “Recover Data” and select the files and data to be recovered to Samsung Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra. After selection, click “Restore” to restore the required data to your device.

Part 4 Restore Data from Samsung Kies Backup to Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra

Like Samsung Cloud, Samsung Kies is developed by Samsung for its users. It synchronizes the pictures, movies, music, address book, etc. of the mobile phone, and synchronizes them to any supported devices.

Step 1: Run Samsung Kies on your computer, scroll to the bottom in the “Backup/Restore” tab, and click the “Restore” option.

Step 2: Connect Samsung Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra with the computer through a USB cable, select the backup file to restore, and then click “Next”.

Step 3: Select the data to restore and ensure that the backup is restored to the device. If you are sure you want to recover the data, click “Next”.

Step 4: After the recovery is completed, you will see a confirmation dialog box and the device will restart.

Part 5 Restore Backup to Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra with Smart Switch

Samsung Smart Switch also allows you to backup and restore your phone data, download and install Samsung Smart Switch, and you can use this function to restore your device from the previous backup.

Step 1: Launch Samsung Smart Switch on your computer, then connect your Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra via a USB cable and tap on “Restore”.

Step 2: Tap on “Restore now” to go on. If you want to choose any other backup file, you can tap on “Select a different backup” on the page.
Click Select a different backup if you want to restore from an earlier backup.

Step 3: You will be asked to allow access permissions on your device, just tap “Allow” on the screen of your Galaxy Tab S8/S8+/S8 Ultra to continue the restore process.

Step 4: Wait for the restore process to complete, you will receive a complete transmission list. Click “OK” to finish the restore process.